Howard S. Croft, age 83, of Durand, died July 28, 2023, at Vibrant Life Senior-Living in Durand surround by his family. Howard was born in Plymouth, to Lloyd and Eva Mae (Goodale) Croft. He graduated from Walled Lake Center School, in the Class of 1958, and was a member of FFA in high school. Howard married his wife of 64 years, Donna M. McCall on May 3, 1959. He worked on the family farm in Wixom, for the City of Wixom,was on the Wixom Fire Department, and worked with the police department as a constable.
Howard is survived by his wife Donna (McCall) of Durand; their children, Deborah White (Kenneth) of Linden, Marily Lasich (Thomas) of Fort Collins, CO, Heather Croft-Brast (Brad), and Charles Croft of Durand; grandchildren, Emily (Matthew) Conant, Rebecca (Wilton) Imgarten, Ryan (Aubrey Crawford) Spencer, Cainaen McGhee, Taylor (Kyle) Duley, Logan and Lucas Sloan, and Chloe Croft; 4 great-granddaughters; 3 great-grandsons; his brother and sister-in-law, Terry Croft (Rita) of Brighton; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant son, Richard; grandson, Joshua Lasich; and infant great-grandson, Alan Conant. A special thank you to all the staff at Vibrant Life. A small memorial service was held on Sunday, July 30, 2023. To sign online guestbook visit www.cremationsocietymidmi.com Arrangements made with the Cremation Society of Mid Michigan.